Sophia Lillis on reviving Nancy Drew, seeking out dynamic feminist roles, and her return to horror

“It is a kind of more family friendly movie, which is a nice change, you know?” Lillis told the Daily News of the movie, which is directed by Katt Shea and lists Ellen DeGeneres as a producer. “‘Cause some kids were coming up to me telling me that, ‘Yeah, I really wanted to see ‘It’ but it was too old for me, so it would be more fun to have a movie that would show a range and also appeal to the younger audience.”

/entertainment – New York Daily News